Papua New Guinea precipitation in August

In Papua New Guinea in August precipitation ranges from high in Mount Hagen with 113mm (4.4 inches) of rainfall to heavy in Kokopo with 389mm (15 inches) of rainfall.

Where and how much does it rain in Papua New Guinea in August?

Find the average total precipitation in August for the most popular destinations in Papua New Guinea on the map below. Click on a destination dot for more detailed information.

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Heavy rainfall has been defined as more than 160 mm (6.3") precipitation. High: 90mm (3.5") to 160mm (6.3"). Moderate: 30mm (1.2") to 90mm (3.5". Low: 5mm (0.2") to 30mm (1.2").

  • How much does it rain in Papua New Guinea in August?
  • In general in August rainfall is high in Port Moresby, falling frequently during the month. So the weather can be unpredictable, changing moment to moment.

  • What is the wettest city in August in Papua New Guinea?
  • According to our data the wettest location is Kokopo with an average precipitation of 389mm (15 inches).

  • What is the driest city in August in Papua New Guinea?
  • The driest place is Mount Hagen with an average precipitation of 113mm (4.4 inches) according to our data.

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